Urban income inequality in China revisited (1988–2002)
AbstractUsing newly available spatial price deflators, this paper shows that inequality evaluations in the literatureoverstate the magnitude of inequality and inequality changes in China, as well as the role played by regional differences in the recent inequality rise.
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Date of creation: 11 Oct 2006
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Publication status: Published, Economics Letters, 2006, 354-359
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Inequality; China; Spatial price deflators; Inequality decomposition;
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- Demurger, Sylvie & Fournier, Martin & Li, Shi, 2006. "Urban income inequality in China revisited (1988-2002)," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 93(3), pages 354-359, December.
- Sylvie Demurger & Martin Fournier & Shi Li, 2006. "Urban income inequality in China revisited, 1988-2002," Post-Print halshs-00372106, HAL.
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